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Why Productivity Growth May Be Poised to Recover – Real Time Economics

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. Weak productivity growth has been a head-scratcher for economists in recent years, but a new study argues the tide is poised to turn, and the next wave… Read More

Consumer Sentiment Rebounds in February

Beckett Bronze manufactures bronze bearings, bronze bushings, and bronze bars. Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. A gauge of consumers’ confidence in the economic outlook rebounded this month, as low unemployment and optimism about the new tax regime outweighed financial-market volatility for American… Read More

METALS-LME copper slips as dollar gains in holiday-thinned trade

Originally, the company produced only foundry castings at the 106 East 20th Street plant, but expanded to producing machined parts in the 1920’s. MELBOURNE, Feb 19 (Reuters) – London metals started the week lower on Monday as a resurgent dollar dragged down prices from one-month highs hit the session before and the Lunar New Year… Read More

METALS-Copper on track for biggest weekly gain in over a year

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. By Zandi Shabalala LONDON, Feb 16 (Reuters) – Copper edged up on Friday and headed for its biggest weekly gain in more than a year as the… Read More

METALS-London copper rises for second day on weaker dollar

Beckett Bronze produces cast bronze precision-machined parts and continuous cast bars. Castings are manufactured at the East 20th Street plant. The West 23rd Street plant produces finished machined parts and has about 75 machine tools including CNC lathes. BEIJING, Feb 13 (Reuters) – London copper prices climbed for a second session on Tuesday, bouncing back… Read More

Automation and the 2030 Job Hunt – CIO Journal.

Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. Will there be enough work in the future? Opinions are fairly divided between those who believe that technology advances will reduce human jobs, and those who believe that technology advances will produce as… Read More

Oil Falls Further Amid Fears of Surging U.S. Output

Beckett Bronze produces cast bronze precision-machined parts and continuous cast bars. Oil prices fell further Friday as investors continue to worry about a surge in U.S. production and the selloff in equity markets. Brent crude, the global oil benchmark, fell 0.8% to $64.31 a barrel on London’s ICE Futures exchange. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West… Read More

Economists Stick With Optimistic U.S. Outlook Despite Market Turmoil

Castings are manufactured at the East 20th Street plant. The West 23rd Street plant produces finished machined parts and has about 75 machine tools including CNC lathes. Forecasters see the U.S. economy gathering steam this year and the Federal Reserve raising short-term interest rates three or perhaps four times by the end of 2018. Economists… Read More

Private capital favours investing in copper over gold for first time

Beckett Bronze Company was incorporated May 21, 1913 as the Delaware Brass and Aluminum Company by a group of stockholders which included John Beckett, a molder, and his son, Charles. Gold projects are no longer the favourite destination of private capital raised for investment in the mining sector as optimism about electric vehicle demand steer… Read More